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SkyCity abandons zero-hours contracts
SkyCity abandons zero-hours contracts

Auckland's SkyCity casino has agreed to give its 800 part-time and on-call staff guaranteed hours of at least eight, 16…

Midwives file landmark pay claim

Midwives and supporters have gathered at Wellington's High Court to mark the filing of the country's biggest equal pay challenge…

Is technology keeping us tethered to work?

The growing proliferation of "smart gadgets" means the barrier between work and life is slowly eroding, with many people…

'We love people who say hi darling'

A pizzeria has come to the rescue of Luca Cicioni, the tourist who lasted one day in his forklift job after saying "hi darling"…

Rodney Hide: All is well - 'talented blonde' got a job
Rodney Hide: All is well - 'talented blonde' got a job

I awoke Monday to the happy news that Alex Hazlehurst had finally secured a job in London befitting her qualifications and…

Hire goes from 'hi darling' to 'bye job'
Hire goes from 'hi darling' to 'bye job'

An Italian forklift driver has lost his job after greeting his female manager with the words "hi darling".

Editorial: OE driven by career misses point
Editorial: OE driven by career misses point

The practice of New Zealanders in their 20s throwing caution to the wind and heading off to London on working holidays is…

Winners are changing diversity landscape
Winners are changing diversity landscape

EEO Trust chief executive Bev Cassidy-Mackenzie believes the continued increase in the number and quality of entries reflects…

Employment

Claims Chinese workers exploited in NZ
Claims Chinese workers exploited in NZ

The rail workers' union claims more than two dozen Chinese engineers could still be being exploited…

Spot a high-potential employee

Being able to spot high potential sounds relatively simple, yet in reality, it's a complicated activity, writes recruitment…

Male-dominated workplaces 'can make women ill'

A male dominated workplace could cause dangerous levels of stress in women, according to researchers.

Ample opportunities in UK

A support group for Kiwis looking to set up shop in London says the English capital still offers ample employment opportunity…

Maxine Gay: Easter trading? Some things are more important than shopping
Maxine Gay: Easter trading? Some things are more important than shopping

New Zealanders are only guaranteed three and a half days off each year. That's worth protecting, not…

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Management

Jetstar starts $9 airfare war Jetstar starts $9 airfare war

Updated Jetstar offers cheap deals as it announces new routes…

'This is not about revenge' 'This is not about revenge'

Today, Jetstar New Zealand boss Grant Kerr will be…

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Small Business

Debbie Mayo-Smith: Be the MasterChef of your own success Debbie Mayo-Smith: Be the MasterChef of your own success

Debbie Mayo-Smith shares her recipe for working smarter…

Small Business: Upcycling - Helen Copplestone, KARKT Small Business: Upcycling - Helen Copplestone, KARKT

Small business editor Caitlin Sykes this week interviews…

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